Richard Harrison
Preceded by Harold LeVander
33rd Governor of Minnesota
In office
January 1971 – Incumbent
Personal details
Born 8 June 1931 (age 48)
Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.
Political party Democrat
Spouse(s) Hailey Harrison (m. 1956)
Children 1
Alma mater University of Minnesota
Religion Lutheranism

Richard Ulysses Harrison (born 8 June 1931) is an American politician, who has been serving as the 33rd Governor of Minnesota since 1971. His nicknames include Big Rich, a nod to his height of 6 foot 6 inches (2.01M), and Blackbeard, a nod to his large beard.